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Posted on: February 21, 2024

March Microchip Madness at PCACC!

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Avoid a lost pet and schedule your pet for their FREE microchip!

Call 520-509-3555 or email [email protected]

Animal Care and Control
Posted on: February 16, 2024

Animal Care & Control Facility Going Through Exciting Renovation!

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Pinal County Animal Care and Control Director Audra Michael shares an update on the ongoing renovation project at the shelter. The renovation is expected to be completed later this fall and will include a new lobby, clinic, office spaces, and indoor meet ...

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: February 8, 2024

February Pupdate Newsletter

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Read the February Pinal County Animal Care & Control Latest Newsletter!

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

The PCACC Pet Pantry is Back!

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Thanks to the Humane Society of the United States and Chewy, the shelter's pet food pantry is stocked! The shelter has free dog and cat food for Pinal County residents in need.

Contact us to learn more.

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: January 25, 2024

We Need Your Help!

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The shelter is currently FULL of dogs that are people/dog friendly of various sizes/activity levels. If you can foster even one dog, PLEASE reach out to us! 

PCACC is undergoing a renovation. We were initially supposed to remain fully operational....

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: January 19, 2024

Pinal County Animal Care & Control Foster Incentive Program is Here to Stay!

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The Foster Incentive Program is here to stay after its success over the past holiday season! Would you be interested in getting paid to foster? Fostering is the future of animal welfare, and as an investment in our future, we are continuing to offer our p...

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: January 2, 2024

Pinal County Animal Care & Control Continues $5 Fridays!

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Our $5 Friday continues until further notice! On Fridays, all pets six months or older will have an adoption fee of just $5! 

A $15 licensing fee may apply depending on where you live**

As you may know, the shelter is critically full right now and ...

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: November 1, 2023

Shelter Launches New Cat Pawsitive Program

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Shelter staff and volunteers are piloting a new program called 'Cat Pawsitive.' The program focuses on improving the quality of life for shelter cats, increasing their chances of getting adopted. Cat Pawsitive is a program developed by The Jackson Galaxy ...

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: November 28, 2023

Get Paid to Foster for the Holidays

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The shelter launched its Home for the Holidays Foster Incentive Program in November and has extended the deadline to help get as many animals as possible into foster homes during the holiday season!

Made possible by grant funding, the shelter selected 36 d...

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: November 1, 2023

Gaining Support for Community Programs

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In August, Pinal County Animal Care & Control Director Audra Michael was invited to be a guest speaker at the Best Friends Animal Society’s National Conference in Houston. Best Friends Animal Society is a leading animal welfare organization ...

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: November 1, 2023

Shelter Sees Influx of Abandoned Pets in Pinal County

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Pinal County Animal Care & Control has seen a large influx of abandoned animals over the past few weeks. On September 30th, 2023, a couple was seen dropping off cats in a rural area of Coolidge. A witness to the cats being abandoned was proactive enou...

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: September 29, 2023

Let Us Re-Introduce You to Zeus!

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Zeus is still looking for his forever home! He is a year-and-a-half-old labrador retriever and shepherd mix. Zeus is a very sweet dog who is very friendly and loves to play with his toys and go for walks. Learn more about Zeus!

If you are interested in mee...

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: September 25, 2023

Happy Tails - Pet Adoption Success Story

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Johnny Cash was found as a stray back in December of 2022. Statistically, being a large, black, boxy-headed, mixed breed, Johnny Cash's odds of getting out of the shelter were slim. 

After being at the shelter for three months, Johnny Cash was dia...

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Posted on: September 6, 2023

PCACC Presents: Save a Life Saturdays!

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In addition to $5 Friday's PCACC Presents:

Save a Life Saturdays! Every Saturday, PCACC will be having fee-waived adoptions for all animals six months and older!

*This will not include puppies or kittens under six months

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: July 17, 2023

Pinal County Pet Licensing Now Through DocuPet!

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Pinal County pet owners can now license their pets online! The new, easy-to-use online licensing service through DocuPet, provides a quick and seamless way to license your pet from the comfort of your own home. Not a big online user? No worries, in-person...

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Posted on: June 1, 2023

Free Microchips From PCACC

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Dress up in red, white, and blue to get your best friends microchipped, just in case they decide they want a little more freedom than they can bargain for this Independence Day! 

For questions, please call 520-509-3555

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Pinal County's Animal Shelter is Over Crowded

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Director Audra Michaels Featured on AZFamily, Discusses the Current Influx of Animals at the Shelter Pinal County Animal Care and Control Director Audra Michael was recently featured on AZFamily to raise awareness of issues the shelter has been facing as ...

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Posted on: May 1, 2023

Bissell Empty the Shelter Waived Adoptions

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Thanks to Bissell Pet Foundation & Dogtopia, our shelter will be participating in #EmptyTheShelters and doing waived adoptions for May 1-15!

Come support your local shelter and find a FURever companion!

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: April 19, 2023

Pinal County Animal Care and Control Celebrates Animal Care and Control Officer Appreciation Week

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In this video, hear the story of how Pinal County Animal Care and Control staff went above and beyond to help reunite a pet with its owner after the owner traveled from Nevada to adopt another dog from PCACC.

Our Pinal County Animal Care and Control team c...

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Animal Care and Control
Posted on: April 17, 2023

Animal Care and Control met at the State Capitol

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On Thursday, Director Audra Michael and her staff from Pinal County Animal Care and Control met at the State Capitol to hear a legislative proclamation celebrating the week. Officers met with Representative Amish Shah and Senator John Kavanagh, who introd...

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